The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript notes made by W.G. Archer between 1946 & 1948, and miscellaneous papers and letters

caption: letter from W.G. Archer to D.C. about head-taking and slave traffic in the Tribal Area and on the Burma Border
medium: lettersnotes
location: Mom Tsawlaw
date: 28.4.1947
person: Archer/ W.G.
date: 1946-1948
refnum: 13:9
text: 4. 28th April Mom sold one woman with one son and one daughter to Tsawlaw. price one mithan each. It was originally meant to sell only the children but the woman insisted on going with them so she was also sold.